How to Blow-Dry for Big Bouncy Hair: A Tutorial for Beginners

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No time to head to the salon for a professional blowout? You have all the tools you need right at home. How to blow dry for big bouncy hair is all about the routine. You don’t need luxurious hair products to achieve the look.

Read on to learn how you can get the big and voluminous hair you want with our simple tutorial:

Step 1

Begin with clean hair.

Your journey in how to blow dry for big bouncy hair begins after your wash routine. Start with clean hair that’s about 60 percent dry.

how to blow dry for big bouncy hair: clean hair
Step 2

Apply heat protectant.

Apply TRESemmé Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Spray throughout your hair to protect it from the damaging effects of heat styling. 

how to blow dry for big bouncy hair: heat protectant
Step 3

Apply volumizing mousse.

After applying your heat protectant, now its time to add your volumizing product. In this case its Nexxus Styling Mousse Plus. Pump a golf ball-sized amount into your palm and apply onto hair. 

how to blow dry for big bouncy hair: apply nexxus mousse
Step 4

Comb mousse through.

Comb your mousse through so your hair is evenly coated. 

how to blow dry for big bouncy hair: comb mousse through
Step 5

Section hair.

When blow-drying you want to start at the back and work your way to the front. Section hair off at the back and pin the rest of your hair up into a ponytail.

how to blow dry for big bouncy hair: section hair
Step 6

Blow-dry the back of hair.

Using a round brush begin blow-drying at the back rolling the hair up and down as you blow dry. Pretend you are using the brush to form a big curl on your hair. Focus on stretching the roots as this is the area that you want to encourage the most volume. 

how to blow dry for big bouncy hair: back
Step 7

Blow dry crown.

Repeat the last step for the crown section of your hair. 

how to blow dry for big bouncy hair: crown
Step 8

Blow dry front section.

Now it’s time to do the front. Blow dry hair away from the face when working with this section.

how to blow dry for big bouncy hair: blow dry front
Step 9

Set hair.

Use TRESemmé Compressed Micro Mist Hairspray Extend Hold Level 4 to set you blowout style and you’re done!

how to blow dry for big bouncy hair: hair spray
Step 10

Final look!

Now you know how to blow dry for big bouncy hair! 

how to blow dry for big bouncy hair: final look

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